MUSIC 2102

MUSIC 2102

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

Theory, Materials, and Techniques II surveys tonal music as conceived and practiced throughout late-eighteenth and nineteenth-century Europe. The course combines modern pedagogical methods with the study of relevant historical sources and incorporates active learning at the keyboard. Topics to be covered include the analysis of form and genre; advanced techniques of modulation; transformational theory and other approaches to the configuration of diatonicism and chromaticism; and the relationship of words and music in nineteenth-century song. During section meetings, the concepts and skills introduced in lecture will be practiced at the keyboard as well as vocally. Other topics to be covered in sections include advanced aural skills; sight singing; score reading; and the improvisation of preludes.

When Offered Spring.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: MUSIC 2101.

Distribution Category (LA-AS)

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8205 MUSIC 2102   LEC 001

  •  8206 MUSIC 2102   DIS 201

  •  9065 MUSIC 2102   DIS 202